David became a director of hibu in March 2014.
After serving in the British Army for five years, he joined the international investment bank Lazard in London in 1983 and spent the next 25 years working in the City punctuated by a two year period at Vodafone where he headed up their corporate finance activities.
He set up his own corporate finance business, EPL Advisory, in 2008 which focuses on advice to boards around strategy, mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and the disclosure obligations of listed companies. He also has various board positions including directories businesses in Belgium, Holland, Austria and Finland.
He is the senior independent director and audit committee chair at Imagination Technologies and chair of the Lazard Pension Scheme trustees. He is also a director of Bibby Line Group, a family owned business based in Liverpool.
He is a maths and philosophy graduate of Oxford University.